H. R. 74
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 4, 2021
Mr. Buchanan introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
To amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to include algal blooms in the definition of a major disaster, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Protecting Local Communities from Harmful Algal Blooms Act.
Section 102(2) of the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 5122) is amended by striking
or drought and inserting
drought, or algal blooms.